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Brexit 50p coin finally confirmed

26 January 2020

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid, has unveiled the first images of the Brexit coin, a 50p bearing the inscription ‘Peace, prosperity and friendship with all nations’ and the date the UK leaves the EU.

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The Royal Mint sets new record with sale of Britain's first £1 million coin
The Royal Mint has set a new record for British coinage after sourcing and selling a rare Edward VIII Sovereign to a…
17 January 2020
Rare 1945 silver threepence discovered
One of only two known surviving 1945 silver threepence coins has been discovered and certified as genuine by Numismatic…
03 January 2020
Shipwreck coins to be sold at auction
Rare US coins that were discovered in the shipwreck of the S.S. Central America, are set to go under the hammer in the…
03 January 2020
First coin of 2020 struck at Royal Australian Mint annual ceremony
On 1 January, the Royal Australian Mint welcomed members of the the public to its annual event to see the first coin of…
02 January 2020
Meet the team at York Coin Fair!
The team will be at the popular York Coin Fair on 17 and 18 January, and would love to meet you.
31 December 2019
Collectors look forward to new coins for 2020
This year looks set to be another busy one for collectors of modern British coins, with The Royal Mint set to issue…
18 December 2019
Lithuania issue world’s first digital collector coin
The Bank of Lithuania is set to issue the world’s first blockchain-based digital collector coin, dedicated to the 16…
14 December 2019
Japan reveal more Olympics coins
The Finance Ministry of Japan has revealed the designs of the final set of Olympic coins, to be released later this…
13 December 2019

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